Monthly Archives: May 2011

Win a £1,000 Boardman bike – Surrey Air Ambulance (via Surrey Heath Residents Blog)

Halfords has teamed up with Surrey Air Ambulance to give away a £1,000 Boardman bike in a competition for the life-saving charity’s Double 100 Cycle Challenge. The motoring and bike store is offering the fantastic prize in a text competition … Continue reading

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Video blog – Surrey County Show 2011

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Firefighters battle Chertsey flat fire

Firefighters battle Chertsey flat fire By Carl Gavaghan May 24, 2011 DOZENS of firefighters finally managed to control a fire that threatened to destroy a local authority block on Tuesday (May 24) morning, almost 24 hours after the incident was first reported. … Continue reading

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Olé Seve! – in aid of the Seve Ballesteros Foundation

Many of the world’s leading players will assemble at Wentworth Club on Monday, May 23 to honour the memory and celebrate the life of the late Seve Ballesteros and to raise considerable funds for his Foundation. No fewer than six … Continue reading

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Technology and the Neighbourhood Officer

Here Sergeant Iain Weaving who commands all the Egham Safer Neighbourhood Police teams shows off the information and recording equipment he has available in the the office and on patrol. Obviously this does not include any personal protection equipment (e.g. handcuffs, truncheon, body-armour or … Continue reading

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Rolls Royce Event at the pleasure Grounds

The Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ Club South Of England Rally On Sunday 15 May, the fields at Runnymede Pleasure Grounds, Windsor Road, Egham were packed with over 500 examples of amazing Rolls Royce and Bentley motor cars, dating back to the original … Continue reading

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Surrey’s ‘dull’ label criticised as irresponsible – News – getsurrey

Surrey’s ‘dull’ label criticised as irresponsible By Alan Golden May 12, 2011 SURREY was good enough for Jane Austen and the many modern celebrities who choose to live within its borders, but not the Lonely Planet Guide, which has labelled … Continue reading

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Cycling on the footpath in Addlestone Town Centre

Local police officers have received a number of complaints from local shop keepers that it has become the norm for members of the public to cycle on the pavement in and around Addlestone Town. The Safer Neighbourhood Team has been monitoring the … Continue reading

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Pupils eco-efforts win praise from Ben Fogle – News – getsurrey

Pupils eco-efforts win praise from Ben Fogle May 12, 2011 PUPILS at a Chertsey school were commended by TV presenter Ben Fogle for their commitment to the fight against climate change. The pupils, from Sir William Perkins’s School, in Guildford Road, were … Continue reading

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Can I report driving offences by video?

A question by @dombat via Twittter and the ‘Police App’ Can I report driving offences by video? Yes you can. In Runnymede we have an agreement for years with Safer Runnymede that where their staff see anti-social driving the local … Continue reading

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